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Library of Azabu University Service Guide
Welcome to the Library of Azabu University !
With this guide we hope to provide some answers to the questions you may have about the Library, its collection and its services.
Library hours
Semester Period Vacation Periods
Monday-Friday 8:30-21:00 9:00-17:00
Saturday 9:00-17:00 Closed
Sunday Closed Closed
Shelf-Checking Day 13:00-21:00 13:00-17:00
*Shelf-Checking Day --- See Library calender
Closed days
  • Sunday
  • National Holidays
  • University's Foundation Day [Sept, 10]
  • Cerain days during summer, winter and spring vacations.
When the Library is temporary closed or the Library hours vary, information will be posted.
Library card
Azabu University ID card is bar-coded for library privileges.
Available user
  • Undergraduate Students
  • Graduate Students
  • Faculty and staff
  • Research Students
  • Trainee
  • Persons receiving special permission from President of Azabu University
Loan periods
Vols Loan period Renewing loan period
General Book Unlimited 2 weeks 4 times
Journal [Bound Volumes] 3 1 week No
Reserved Book 3 1 day No
*Reference Books, Newspaper and Audio-Visual Materials are for library use only
Return materials
You can return the borrowed materials at the Circulation counter, or put into the "Book Drop" outside of the Library entrance.
When the Library is closed, please put them into the "Book Drop" outside of the Library entrance.
Please do not return them to the book shelves by yourself.
If the due date has passed, further loan service will be suspended.
Reserving materials
If you can not find the material that is supposed to be on the shelf, you can check on OPAC whether it is lending or not and then reserve it via the system. We will notify you by e-mail as soon as the booked materials are returned, we will inform you on the bulletin board of the lobby on the 1st floor of the library.
Photocopying servise
Photocopying machines are located in the library building.
  • 2nd floor ---(Copy card only) mono[10yen / page],color[50yen / page]
  • 3rd floor ---(Copy card only) mono[10yen / page],color[50yen / page]
  • Media station---(Coin only ) mono[10yen / page],color[50yen / page]
Inter-library photocopy service
Photocopies of a periodical article, or part of a book, which is not available at the Library are required they can be obtained from other libraries.
A charge is made for the photocopy service. Payment is made bye user after receipt of photocopied, depending on the regulations of the supplying libraries.
To find materials
If you want to find materials, please use OPAC.
Access from Internet
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